16th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting

The ASEAN Youth on Climate Action - ASEAN Ministers Meeting on Environment, ASEANyouCAN - AMME Dialogue on Youth for Climate Action was held virtually yesterday. The Dialogue was organised by Brunei Darussalam at the sidelines of the 16th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Environment which highlighted the theme 'Climate Action and Resilience'.

Hosted by Indonesia, the Dialogue was attended by ASEAN Environment ministers, the ASEAN Secretary General and ASEANyouCAN delegates from ASEAN. Brunei Darussalam was represented by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Engineer Awang Haji Suhaimi bin Haji Gafar, Minister of Development. Meanwhile, the country's ASEANyouCAN delegates was represented by Awang Joshua anak Belayan and Dayang Noorhafizah binti Rashid.

At the Dialogue session, the country's ASEANyouCAN delegates presented the 'Bandar Seri Begawan Declaration on ASEAN Youth for Climate Action'. The ASEANyouCAN was organised by the Ministry of Development through the Brunei Climate Change Secretariat in partnership with ASEAN Youth Advocates Network, AYAN of Brunei Darussalam.

Source: Radio Television Brunei